DUI Lawyer Blog Archives for December, 2011

Wrestler Blames Texting For Reckless Driving, Dodges Virginia DUI Charge

December 16, 2011

One time Olympic gold medalist and current professional wrestler, Kurt Angle ran afoul of Virginia authorities recently, ultimately leading to DUI arrest that was reduced to a reckless driving charge. Angle, in the area for a September 2011 a wrestling event at the Shenandoah County Fair, was observed driving late at night swerving across lanes on I-66…. Read More »

Conflicting Stories Lead to Exoneration on DUI Charges

December 16, 2011

Eric Eugene Ellis was in a severe four vehicle accident and he’d been drinking but he was ultimately cleared by a jury of his peers for one simple reason: despite the DUI charge filed against him, Ellis was not driving the night the accident took place.  He had been thrown from the vehicle at the… Read More »

Alcoholics Go To Meetings – Unfortunate Wardrobe Choice for a DUI Arrest

December 7, 2011

Via IrishCentral.com: “DUI suspect Kevin Daly (23) crashed his car into a police patrol vehicle on Long Island, NY, while wearing a graphic t-shirt which read ‘I’m not an alcoholic, I’m a drunk. Alcoholics go to meetings.’” Apparently quite chatty with officers at the scene, Daly confided to Officer Armand Reyes (whose police cruiser he’d just… Read More »